|Public Prosecutor - Case Of The Comic-Strip Murder (1948)|
Another episode of the detective show "Public Prosecutor", produced by Jerry Fairbanks, Inc. In 1948 this was the first filmed series made especially for television. In 1951 it was turned into a panel show "Crawford Mystery Theatre" by DuMont. Cast: John Howard (Stephen Allen, Prosecuting Attorney), Anne Gwynne (his assistant), Walter Sande (Police Lieutenant), Lee Patrick, Lina Romay, Byron Barr, William Tannen
Keywords: Classic TV; 1940's Television; Jerry Fairbanks; DuMont; Detective; 1948
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|Front Page Detective - Alibi for suicide (1951)|
'Alibi for suicide' 1x03 Cast: Edmund Lowe (David Chase), Paula Drew (his girlfriend) "Front Page Detective," a filmed series of crime dramas with Edmund Lowe as a newspaper columnist and amateur detective started on the DuMont Network on March 16, 1951.
Keywords: Classic TV; 1950's Television; Jerry Fairbanks; DuMont; WABD; Detective; 1951
Downloads: 3,756 (4 reviews)
|''The Silver Theatre'' - Close-up|
This is an episode of dramatic anthology series "The Silver Theatre", originally broadcast 29 May 1950, later shown in 1951 as part of "The Bigelow Theatre". However, this is a later syndication print under the "Hollywood Half Hour" title. Episode stars John Gallaudet, Ann Dvorak and Donald Woods. It is worth noting that this was among the first "filmed" TV series. Early filmed series were generally considered to be very inferior to live programs: Judge for yourself...
Keywords: Classic TV; Television; Drama; Anthology series; Anthology; Ann Dvorak; Early Television; Jerry Fairbanks Productions; 1950s; 1950; John Gallaudet; Donald Woods; Kitchen; The Silver Theatre; Hollywood Half Hour